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    A Modest Affair: Fundraiser for the Independent Archive

    A Modest Affair: Fundraiser for the Independent Archive

    The Independent Archive is an intimate nook that houses documentation on performance art and where performance artists and musicians play. The Archive is organising a small fundraiser to keep itself running. Thirteen artists have provided works that will be sold or auctioned. These artists include those well known in the art community, including Lee Wen,...
    The MRT Project

    The MRT Project

    I would like to speak about a project that was done without permission. I did not write proposals, apply for licences, pay royalties for music, draw up a budget, hold auditions, or book rehearsal rooms, for this project. It was quick and dirty and anybody could have done it. It is called the MRT Project....
    Becoming-Vegetal, Becoming-Inorganic, Becoming-You

    Becoming-Vegetal, Becoming-Inorganic, Becoming-You

    Becoming is certainly not imitating, or identifying with something [...] Becoming is a verb with a consistency all its own; it does not reduce to, or lead back to, “appearing,” “being,” “equaling,” or “producing.” - Deleuze and Guattari, A Thousand Plateaus In this talk, Shawn will discuss Deleuze and Guattari’s notion of ‘becomings’ as a...
    Christmas Special: Make Your Own Chicken

    Christmas Special: Make Your Own Chicken

    Artist and professional creator of props Gerald Leow will teach you how to make your own chicken like the ones in the picture. Paint these fowl any colour and pattern you like and they’ll be perfect under your Christmas tree or in your performances. Not suitable for chicken rice, though. A minimum of 10 people...
    Being Behold: Notes on Recent Performances, An Artist Talk by Loo Zihan

    Being Behold: Notes on Recent Performances, An Artist Talk by Loo Zihan

    In 2014, Zihan collaborated with various artists on several performance projects, this included Swiss collective Thom Truong and French choreographer Xavier Le Roy. This artist talk will consolidate his musings on these experiences, supplemented with observations on the (dis)appearance of ‘live’ bodies in recent art events and installations in Singapore. Specifically, Zihan will examine the...
    Honey Exchange by Sumugan Sivanesan

    Honey Exchange by Sumugan Sivanesan

    ‘Plan Bienen’ is an artistic research project by Sumugan Sivanesan and Tessa Zettel that investigates urban beekeeping in relation to dual crises in European economic systems and bee ecologies, within the context of Berlin’s post-reunification development as a multicultural ‘creative’ capital. Using the histories and present growing popularity of city bees as an entry point,...
    Artist Talk: "Code in the Micro" by Jacquelyn Soo

    Artist Talk: “Code in the Micro” by Jacquelyn Soo

    Since 2013, Jacquelyn Soo has been exploring the idea of ‘blindness’ in the environment, neglecting our natural landscape and the impact it has on us. The project ‘Code in the Micro’ was realised in August 2014 at Arteles Creative Centre in Finland to discuss this. This series of works pinpoints the unique identity of the...
    Leslie Low Solo Album Launch

    Leslie Low Solo Album Launch

    The Diarists present Leslie Low (In The Living Room) at The Independent Archive and Resource Centre Date: 13 Sep 2014, Saturday Time: 7.30pm Venue: Independent Archive & Resource Centre, 67 Aliwal Street, Singapore 199942 Cozy up in a living room, an independent venue or a workspace, in Singapore and Malaysia, Leslie Low will perform songs...
    Record With No Sleeve: A U.S. Pop Yeh Yeh Fan in Search of the Genre's Untold History. Talk & Presentation by Carl Hamm

    Record With No Sleeve: A U.S. Pop Yeh Yeh Fan in Search of the Genre’s Untold History. Talk & Presentation by Carl Hamm

    Record With No Sleeve: A U.S. Pop Yeh Yeh Fan in Search of the Genre’s Untold History Talk & Presentation by Carl Hamm Date: 17 August 2014 Time: 5pm Venue: Independent Archive & Resource Centre, 67 Aliwal Street, Singapore 199942 Facebook Event Page Synopsis Carl Hamm’s love for the music of Malaysia and Singapore in...
    Young Performance Artists Potluck + BYOB

    Young Performance Artists Potluck + BYOB

    We’ll chill out and get to know each other. We’ll also chat about a few things, including where performance art stands in Singapore at present and Art Week 2015. It’s a potluck and Bring Your Own Bottle! Feel free to invite other artists, curators, and those you feel will add insight to the conversation. “Young”...
    The Production of Food is the Production of Stories: A Session with Elia and Dina

    The Production of Food is the Production of Stories: A Session with Elia and Dina

    This session, the Independent Archive & Resource Centre partners with Post-Museum for Talk 4 of “More than [show] business: Post-PopUp at CCA“. Artist Elia and independent curator Dina will broadcast from the city of Yogyakarta to talk about their recent work. Elia and Dina set up a kitchen in the Kedai Kebun Forum and attempted...
    Instrument-making Workshop with Rizal Abdulhadi

    Instrument-making Workshop with Rizal Abdulhadi

    When: 12 & 13 July, 1pm to 5pm Where: IARC, 67 Aliwal Street Entry: $40 at the door will go directly to the artist to defray traveling and accommodation costs. Facebook Event Page Click to register REDUCE. REUSE. RECYCLE. RETHINK. RECREATE. MISPLACED. FOUND. NOISE POLLUTION. ORGANIC. NATURE. RUST. UNREST. With the presence of waste material...